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A pretty face

Author: Rafael Reig
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using satire and dark humor, the spirit of a murdered woman narrates an alternate reality where Spain is part of United States and people fear genetic engineering.
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Genre/Form: Black humor (Literature)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafael Reig
ISBN: 9781852429225 1852429224
OCLC Number: 86168307
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Description: 181 p. ; 18 cm.
Other Titles: Guapa de cara.
Responsibility: Rafael Reig ; translated by Paul Hammond.

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Narrated by the ghost of a murdered woman, this work is set in the Madrid of the author's previous novel, "Blood on the Saddle". It is a blend of crime, science fiction and satire.  Read more...

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"'Reig's prose threatens to burst through the confines of the story; his writing fizzes with ideas, hilarious asides, colourful characters and absurdist dialogue... Always entertaining, always Read more...

 
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